The W590 strip cards featured baseball, football, and other sports and included some of the most legendary athletes of the time.
Modern Sports Card News
A look ahead to the 2018-19 edition of Upper Deck Black Diamond hockey, which offers a new-look base set along with the usual array of hits.
Important awards and game-worn items from the Oscar Robertson collection attracted a crowd of bidders but so, too, did several massive lots of raw vintage cards.
The jersey Mickey Mantle was wearing when he hit the final two World Series homers of his career brings a big price for Heritage Auctions–and so does a 1952 Topps card from a recently discovered childhood collection.
Sports Memorabilia News
Donned during several remarkable performances by the reigning MVP, a game-worn James Harden jersey is on target to fetch a strong price.
Around the Hobby
1957 letters from Dodgers owner Walter O’Malley and assistant general manager Red Patterson addressed to concerned Brooklyn fans are being sold by Lelands.
- Notes: Rogers’ Fakes; Doerr Collection Consigned; Detroit Shops Profiled; Griffey RC Negative at Auction
- Notes: Bobby Shantz at NBCD; Winning a ’52 Mantle; Gilmore Book Signing; Funny Stories
- Winner of 1955 Bowman Mantle Didn’t See it Live
- Notes: NSCC Likely Staying Put; ’52 Mantle Winner; Old Bowman Relic
NBA rookies put their art skills to work in a new sketch card series and DeAndre Ayton used his to posterize Joel Embiid.
What’s Hot in the Shop
Mike’s worn out from a busy National Baseball Card Day and he’s got a rundown of what they were buying to get that extra freebie.